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  • Short Summary

    British ex-servicemen and families visits relics and beaches of the War.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Bayeux and Arromanches, France. British ex-servicemen and families visits relics and beaches of the War.

    Various shots, British Legion members looking over relics at memorials on the beaches of Arromanches. LS Looking out over the Channel at possible Mulberry Harbour or a damaged harbour. GV Scene of the invasion, showing village in foreground and harbour wall in distance. GV A French town (Arromanches) near where invasion was made. LS British Legion outside museum in Arromanches. Various shots of memorial service held at British cemetery at Bayeux and of relatives in cemetery - good shots of relatives tending to flowers on tombstones.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 13/10/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2804.01
    Media URN:
    82174
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:04:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 2778 A

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